Briefing: Vipkid rumored to seek up to $500 million funding

China’s Online Tutor Startup VIPKid Is Seeking $500 Million at $6 Billion…


Briefing: Self-driving startup Roadstar.ai fires co-founder for corruption

Roadstar.ai宣布罢免联合创始人兼首席科学家周光 - NetEase What happened: Earlier this week,…


Briefing: Bytedance's enterprise messaging app Lark announces Chinese name

Lark has a Chinese name - Product Daily What happened: Bytedance's enterprise…


Briefing: DJI places 45 employees under investigation for corruption

Drone company DJI loses $150 million to corruption - Venture Beat What…


Briefing: Idriverplus receives autonomous vehicle road test permit for Beijing

智行者获得北京 T3 级自动驾驶路测牌照 - TechNode Chinese What happened: Chinese autonomous…


Briefing: Chinese AI unicorn Megvii bets $300 million on smart logistics

AI Unicorn Wades Into Smart Logistics With 2 Billion Yuan ‘River Map’ - Caixin…


Briefing: ZhongAn ties up with Grab to tap Southeast Asian insurance market

ZhongAn and Grab clutch at SE Asia’s digital insurance market - Banking Tech…


Briefing: AI startup Horizon Robotics to raise $600 million in Series B funding

地平线即将完成6亿美元融资,或创AI芯片融资纪录 - Chedongxi What happened: Horizon Robotics, a Chinese…


Hello TransTech to launch carpooling service in 10 cities

Chinese bike-rental firm Hello TransTech will launch a carpooling platform…


Scoot over, cars: Niu CEO bets on luxury scooters

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